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adj. droll·er, droll·est
Amusingly odd or whimsically comical.
An amusing or whimsically comical person.
[French drôle, from earlier, rascal, knave, from Middle French drolle, bon vivant, from Middle Dutch drol, hobgoblin, elf, from Old Norse troll, troll; see troll2.]
amusing in a quaint or odd manner; comical
[C17: from French drôle scamp, from Middle Dutch: imp]
adj. droll•er, droll•est,
1. amusing in an odd way; whimsically humorous; waggish.n.
2. a droll person; jester; wag.
[1615–25; < Middle French drolle pleasant rascal < Middle Dutch drol a fat little man]
syn: See amusing.
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